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Cigar News: Munich Higher Regional Court Confirms That Names Such as “Cuba” and “Havana” Are Inadmissible for Cigars From a Different Origin

Corporación Habanos, S.A., also known as Habanos, S.A., welcomes the decision of the Munich Higher Regional Court which, like the court of first instance, ruled that “Cuba”, “Havana” and their derivatives are geographical appellations of origin with a distinct reputation in relation to cigars and therefore, enjoy correspondingly extended protection under trademark law.